Racism rears ugly head on social media

Social media racists to derail years of nation building Government condemns the increase of racist posts on Facebook and Twitter, which hinders the progress made towards a new, democratic and transformed South Africa. Human Rights 2017 was marred by reports of racism as South Africans were still recovering from a racially-fuelled altercation between two parents…

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Use “Anonymous Sources” Sparingly

Journalism is a tough profession that puts you in situations where you have to think on your feet: you have to decide what your next move will be, while considering the fact that you have an obligation to your employer and the general public. One of the many tough decisions that we face is whether…

Brent Meersman Deconstructed

Fun, straightforward and witty are some of the adjectives I'd use to describe Brent Meersman, a renowned Cape Town reviewer and critic. To showcase his love for food, he reviews restaurants such as Masala Dosa. Upon reading the review, I was pleasantly disappointed. I wanted him to describe the ambiance, décor and location. Expectation: The…